Amanda Parer CV

Artists Talks

15th October, 2015Slovakian National Gallery, Bratislava Slovakia
7th of October, 2015Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Sunshine Coast Australia
15th of September, 2015Calgary University, Calgary Canada
22nd of May, 2015Vivid Festival, Sydney Australia
28th of August, 2014University of Tasmania, Australia


2016 JanWinter Lights, Canary Wharf London
2015 Dec - Jan 2016Winter Festival, Aberdeen Scotland
2015 DecLightwaves, The Lowry Manchester England
2015 NovIstanbul Light Festival, Turkey
2015 OctBiela Noc, Kosice and Bratislava Slovakia
2015 SeptMaroochydore Music and Visual Arts Festival, Australia
2015 SeptAarhus Festival, Aarhus Denmark
2015 SeptBeakerhead. Calgary Canada
2015 JuyLawn on D, Boston USA
2015 JuneVivid Festival, Sydney Australia
2015 MayLe Moulin Jaune, Paris France
2015 MarchFiesta Festival, Perth Australia
2015 FebGhent Licht Festival, Ghent Belgium
2014 Dec - Jan 2015Southbank Centre, London England
2014 DecThe Rocks Bizarre, Sydney Australia
2014 NovDiner en Blanc, Sydney Australia
2014 JuneVivid Festival, Sydney Australia

Solo Exhibitions

2013 NovMore, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery - Sydney
2013Trace, Libby Edwards Galleries - Melbourne
2013Hobart Airport, during MONA FOMA, Tasmania
2012Re:place, Colville Gallery Hobart
2011Amidst, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2011Big Things, Colville Gallery - Hobart
2009Certain, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008Stewards, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2006Right, Art House Gallery - Sydney
2004Figure In Landscape, Oxford St studios - Sydney
2002Kitchification of the Sublime, Art House Gallery - Sydney

Group Exhibitions

201512 Days of Xmas Show, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery - Sydney
2015Summer Show, Colville Gallery, Hobart
2014Contempo, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2014Summer, Colville Gallery, Hobart
2014December Show, Libby Edwards Gallery, Melbourne
2013Japan, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery - Hobart
2012Contempo, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2011November Show, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2010Group Show, Colville Gallery - Hobart
2010Summer Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2009May Show, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
200940th Anniversary, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008Winter Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008Summer Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007Pencil It In - Drawings, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007Winter Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007Summer Exhibition, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2000Lacuna, Side-On Gallery - Sydney

Public Artwork

2005Artist in Residence - Living Artists Week, Sheffield/ Latrobe - Tasmania
2005Public Art - Blacktown City Council - Sydney
2004Public Art - Blacktown City Council - Sydney
2000Public Art Project - Leichhardt Council - Sydney
1999Public Art Project - Leichhardt Council - Sydney

Fine Art Prizes

2014Blake Art Prize - Sydney
2014Tattersalls Art Prize - Brisbane
2014Glover Art Prize, Evandale Tasmania
2013Tattersalls Art Prize, Brisbane
2013Bay of Fires Art Prize, St Helens
2012Glover Art Prize, Evandale, Tasmania
2011Blake Prize Sydney
2010Blake Prize, Sydney
2010Wrest Point Art Prize, Hobart
2009Blake Prize, Sydney
2008Glover Art Prize, Evandale
2007Henry Jones Art Hotel and Salamanca Art Prize, Hobart
2005Mosman Art Prize, Sydney
2005Willoughby Art Prize, Sydney
2005Kings School Art Prize, Sydney
2004Willoughby Art Prize , Sydney
2004Norville Art Prize, Warringol NSW
2004North Sydney Art Prize, Sydney
2004Kings School Art Prize, Sydney


2004Royal Easter Show Art Competition - Sydney
1995University of Technology Sydney
1992UTA Travel Competition - Darling Harbour - Sydney

Fine Art Commissions

2013Portraiture Brian Ritchie, Violent Femmes Founder and Curator of FOMA, Hobart
2012Portraiture Jim Everett, Aboriginal Activist, Tasmania
2012Portraiture Greens Senator Christine Milne, Hobart
2010Painting Eric Campbell, Geneva, Switzerland
2011Painting Andrew Wilcock, Hobart
2010Painting Beloved Pictures, Sydney
2010Painting Macquarie St Apartments, Sydney
2010Portraiture ABC, BBC Television and National Geographic Melbourne
2003 - 2004Paintings and Sculpture - Pharaohs Palace - Macua, China
2003Portraiture Surgery - Sydney
2002Portraiture Ron Muncaster - Artist - Darlinghurst
2001Paintings Foyer - Macquarie St Apartments - Sydney
2001Painting Fox Studios - Sydney
2000Scenic Art Bazmark. Film Moulan Rouge - Fox Studios - Sydney
2000Portraiture Wentworth Barristers Chambers - Sydney
2000Painting Toxteth Hotel - Glebe.
2000Installation Micheal Wayman and Associates Landscapers - Sydney
1999Illustration Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising - Sydney
1999Painting Beloved Pictures - Wahroonga
1999Painting Shangri-La Hotel - Hong Kong
1998Painting Pontiac Marina Hotel - Singapore

Fine Art Publications and Reviews

October - December 2013Australian Art Collector - Kerrie Lena
April 2013Feature Artist Art Whats On national website
April 2013Frankenstein Files, Curator Arts Review
March 2013Cover Image on Victoria Writers Magazine
March 2013Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
November 10th 2012Arts Review, The Mercury Weekend Magazine, Clyde Selby
October - December 2012, Australian Art Collector, Alexandra Vaner
September 2012Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
March 2012 Saturday Arts Features, The Examiner, Claire Van Ryn
March 2011Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
20 April 2009Artist profile, Saturday Arts Features, The Examiner, Claire Armstrong
18 April 2008Artwork featured from Certain exhibition on Stateline program ABC Television
7 June 2009Review of artwork in Certain exhibition at The Salamanca Collection,
The Mercury, Clyde Selby
May 2008Profile of Artist in Art Almanac
6 April 2008Review of artwork in Stewards exhibition at The Salamanca Collection,
The Mercury, Clyde Selby
18 April 2008Artwork featured from Stewards exhibition on Stateline program, ABC Television
2 February 2008Review of Stewards exhibition at The Salamanca Collection, The Mercury, Clyde Selby
March 2004Review of commissioned artwork for John Waters Industries, Best Sydney Homes
July 2001Review of commissioned artwork for Macquarie St Apartments - Sydney
Interiors Publication
January 1998Artist Profile Monument Magazine
1997Women in Arts review Arts Start Magazine
August 1997Artist Profile Monument Magazine


1998 - 2002University of Technology of Sydney, Master in Business Administration - major in Arts Management
1995 - 1997University of Technology of Sydney, Graduate Diploma in Communications - major in Computer Aided Design
1989 - 1991University of Sydney - Sydney College of the Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Visual)